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1 hr ago | Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Angel Santiesteban transferred to La Lima prison

The information was provided to 14ymedio by Lilianne RuA z, a freelance journalist who visited the police station at Acosta and Diez de October streets where the narrator and blogger was detained.

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5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Too Much Truth - Helping Abeeku Ricks

Today on Too Much Truth, Derrick Boazman introduces to the 1380 WAOK listeners a remarkable young man.

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14 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

Calvary Commission celebrates 37th anniversary with conference

Calvary Commission in Lindale will celebrate its 37th Anniversary with its Annual Breakthrough Prayer and Missions Conference that starts this week.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Reminiscing in Cuba's Retro-Soviet Cafe

There's no rice, beans or fried plantains at Havana's newest private restaurant.

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ABC News

US Navy Pulls Protesting Nurse From Guantanamo

A Navy nurse who was the first, and apparently only, member of the medical staff at Guantanamo to refuse to take part in the feeding of hunger striking prisoners has had his assignment cut short at the U.S. base in Cuba, officials said Tuesday.

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Windsor Beacon

Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

Are the economic changes instituted in recent years by President Raul Castro working? Can the dissident movement ever gain enough traction to overthrow the Communist government? Just how good is its acclaimed but flawed health care system? But when looking to the future of the island a?? a post-Castro period that is often contemplated by American ... (more)

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USA Today

Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

Cuba is a land that remains a mystery to most Americans. Is it's health care system, despite its myriad deficiencies, still as good as many believe? Are the economic changes instituted by President Raul Castro Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle Cuba is a land that remains a mystery to most Americans.

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BroadwayWorld.com

The Washington Ballet Adds 14 New Dancers, Announces Luis R. Torres...

The Washington Ballet welcomes two new dancers from Cuba and names three dancers from the Studio Company to the performing Company.

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Inter Press Service

Breakthroughs and Hurdles in Colombia's Peace Talks

The first delegation of victims of Colombia's armed conflict offer a press conference after their talks with the government and FARC negotiators on Aug. 16 in Havana, Cuba.

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CBS Local

Buy or Sell: Wes Welker Should Retire

"Should - I buy it," said Jones. "You don't want to see Welker being in that group of players [who suffer from concussion symptoms after their playing days].

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Miami Herald

A unique tradition of music

There are families who are devoted to keeping traditions and values alive. This is true of the Cuayo family, whose members have dedicated themselves to playing, maintaining and fabricating the Cuban Oriental organ.

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Reuters

Young fan who dresses like Fidel Castro meets his idol

An 8-year-old Cuban boy who likes to dress up as Fidel Castro got to meet his idol after Cuba's 88-year-old retired leader invited him and his family to his Havana home for a chat.

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US News & World Report

James Foley Beheader May Land in Guantanamo, Experts Say

A still shot from a YouTube video released Aug. 19 shows an Islamic State militant brandishing a knife next to American journalist James Foley.

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Babalu Blog

Former Cuban DGI intelligence officer identifies 17 Castro spies

General Juan Velasco Alvarado came to power as part of a junta that overthrew the Peruvian government in October 1968.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Ocean Drive

Coral Gables Restaurants That Locals Love

Miami native and Cuban American chef/owner Alberto Cabrera uses a mantra of "Little Havana kitsch and Brooklyn chic" when he remixes quintessential dishes served at every rinconcito in town.

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Babalu Blog

New "privately-owned" restaurant in Havana celebrates Soviet colonial era

The so-called "Cuban Revolution" led by sociopathic tyrant Fidel Castro loved to employ anti-imperialist and anti-colonialist rhetoric in its propaganda --internally and externally-- but even the most mentally-challenged of Cubans could tell that the so-called Revolution had turned Cuba into a colony of the Soviet empire.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Aeroflot defies sanctions to create new low-cost airline

Russian flag carrier Aeroflot will create a new low-cost unit after Western sanctions grounded its first effort to enter the market, the airline's chief executive said on Sunday .

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CNN

Live streaming concert from Miami to Havana for the first time in the history of the Digital Era

Today August 23, 2014, we are live broadcasting a concert from Miami to Havana for the first time in the history of the Digital Era.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Art Daily

Fidel is Fidel: Exhibition by artist Roberto Chile celebrates Castro's 88th anniversary

Eugenio Selman, former personal medical doctor of former Cuban president Fidel Castro, attends the opening of a photography exhibition on him, on August 12, 2014 in Havana.

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Babalu Blog

Cuban opposition leader AntAonez pens an open letter to dictator Raul Castro

On August 20, 2014 Jorge Luis Garcia Perez "Antunez" made public an open letter to Raul Castro in which he denounced fraudulent reforms, and the murders of Oswaldo Paya and Harold Cepero in Cuba and declared that national reconciliation necessitates justice, freedom and democracy.

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